October 9, 2017 11:57 AM Malik Yakubu wins 2017 Accra Marathon
Malik Yabuku emerged winner of the 2017 21-kilometres Accra Marathon, held over the weekend. The race, which started and ended at the Black Star Square on Saturday, saw the winner running an impressive time of 1 hour, eight minutes and sixteen seconds (1:08.16), to beat off a stiff challenge from second placed William Amponsah who made 1:08:29.17 and Kwabena 55
October 3, 2017 10:32 PM Las Vegas shooting: Five reasons US gun laws don't change
In the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas, gun control advocates are renewing calls for tightening regulation on firearms. If the story sounds familiar, it's because a similar dynamic has played out time and time again in recent years, after every new gut-wrenching incident of gun violence makes headlines. On the federal level, at least, the interest 67
October 3, 2017 7:58 PM Anda Da Rida wins award in UK
UK-based Ghanaian singer Samuel Amuzu known in showbiz as Anda Da Rida has been awarded the Best Upcoming artiste at the just ended Ghana Music Awards UK 2017. The awards which took place in the United Kingdom was attended by key Ghanaian music players based in the UK. Speaking to the media after receiving the award, Anda Da Rida expressed his gratitude 87
October 3, 2017 12:07 PM Dannex CEO wins 40 under 40 award
The Managing Director (MD) of Dannex, Mr Yaw Opare-Asamoah has been honored with the 40 under 40 award in manufacturing. The award was bestowed on him over the weekend in Accra at the 40 under 40 Awards ceremony. Mr Yaw Opare-Asamoah who has been MD of Dannex Ltd since 2010, is credited with leading the acquisition of 2 major industry players (Starwin 53
October 2, 2017 10:43 AM Catalan referendum: Who will move next in Spain's crisis?
Spain's complicated relationship with the region of Catalonia is heading for the unknown. After violence by Spanish police, a declaration of independence by Catalonia's regional government seems more likely than ever before. Given the chaotic nature of the vote, the turnout and voting figures should be taken with a pinch of salt. The government in Madrid 46
October 1, 2017 4:27 PM Appolonia City CEO wins 40 under 40 award
Source: Ghana| Myjoyonline | JoyBusiness The CEO of Appolonia City, Bright Owusu-Amofah, has won the Real Estate and Development category at the recently concluded Ghana 40 under 40 Awards. It was organised to identify, honour and celebrate a cross-section of Ghana’s most influential and accomplished young business leaders under the age of 40. The awards 59
October 1, 2017 8:01 AM 'Manchester City are not just a pretty face'
Pep Guardiola's celebrations with his backroom team when the final whistle sounded on Manchester City's outstanding win at Chelsea underlined the significance of what he had just witnessed. City won lavish and merited praise for the manner in which they had outclassed Liverpool, Watford and Crystal Palace in their previous three Premier League games 81
September 30, 2017 4:45 PM Meet the good Samaritan who baths, clothes mad men on streets of Accra (VIDEO)
YEN.com.gh tells the story of a middle aged man who has resolved to making life a better place for several mentally challenged men and women roaming the streets of Accra. Emmanuel Anobil does this by bathing and clothing these people. Everywhere he goes, he tends to change the lives and environment of mentally challenged people. The story is being told of a middle 28
September 29, 2017 2:09 PM MTN FA Cup semis...Wa All Stars to dump Hearts of Oak?
And ahead of their clash, Wa All Stars’ captain, Hafiz Adams, has cautioned Hearts to be prepared to say their goodbyes so far as this season’s competition is concerned as he and his teammates will be out to end their dream of being in the final. Hafiz believes the Len Clay Stadium presents them with a neutral venue and a fine opportunity to avenge the 1-2 loss they suffered 69
September 28, 2017 6:44 AM Antonio Conte frustrated at scheduling of Chelsea's game with Manchester City
Chelsea claimed a last-gasp 2-1 win at Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night to top Champions League Group C with two wins from two games. The Premier League champions play City at 1730BST on Saturday. Pep Guardiola's side beat Shakhtar Donetsk 2-0 at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night, while Chelsea are expected to return to London at around 0400BST on Thursday 60